Tag: live axle

By on December 17, 2013

2015 Mustang

I was there when Ford debuted its new-for-1999 Mustang Cobra with its “revolutionary” new independent rear suspension. The IRS was a first for the Ford Mustang, and it was a move that Ford’s brass believed would allow the “new edge” Cobra to compete with cars like the BMW M3 for supremacy in the budget super car market. I also remember the very first question that was asked: Will a Ford 9″ bolt in? It was the first question, right out of the box … and it seems like someone at Ford remembers. The new-for-2015 Mustang is going to hit dealers with a new independent rear suspension late next year, and it seems like Ford Racing will have a 9″ live axle option ready.
(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • MRF 95 T-Bird: The 61-63 Pontiac Tempest 153-4 cylinder was a half bank of the 326-V8.
  • dr_outback: Or they were thoughtful and stored all your settings or used a 9V battery to maintain the memory. Most...
  • SCE to AUX: My 02 Passat was in the shop for unscheduled service 12 times in 3 years, the last one because it burned...
  • millmech: Mercedes also did this.
  • dr_outback: As a former VW/Audi/Porsche service advisor I worked daily to prevent these types of situations while...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Timothy Cain
  • Matthew Guy
  • Ronnie Schreiber
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Chris Tonn
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth